ERIC Number: ED239067
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Emergency Victim Care. A Training Manual for Emergency Medical Technicians. Module 14. Appendix I: Communicating with Deaf and Hearing Impaired Patients. Appendix II: Medical Terminology. Appendix III: EMS Organizations. Appendix IV: Legislation (Ohio). Glossary of Terms. Index. Revised.
Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational Education.
This training manual for emergency medical technicians, one of 14 modules that comprise the Emergency Victim Care textbook, contains appendixes, a glossary, and an index. The first appendix is an article on communicating with deaf and hearing-impaired patients. Appendix 2, the largest section in this manual, is an introduction to medical terminology. This self-instructional programmed material contains a selection of the most common prefixes, roots, and suffixes. Answers to all exercises appear at the bottom of the pages. Appendix 3 provides names and addresses of organizations in Ohio involved with emergency medical services. An overview of relevant Ohio legislation is contained in Appendix 4. Other contents of this module are a 22-page glossary of terms and a subject index to the 14 modules. (YLB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Autoinstructional Aids, Communication Skills, Deafness, Emergency Medical Technicians, Glossaries, Hearing Impairments, Indexes, Job Skills, Medical Vocabulary, Organizations (Groups), Patients, Postsecondary Education, Programed Instructional Materials, State Legislation, Textbooks, Vocational Education
Vocational Instructional Materials Laboratory, Ohio State University, 154 W. Twelfth Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational Education.